12 days in Armenia Itinerary

12 days in Armenia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Yerevan
— 5 nights
2
Areni
— 1 night
3
Tatev
— 1 night
4
Sevan
— 2 nights

5
nights
Yerevan

Yerevan
Old and new sit side by side in Yerevan, showing the country's capital to be a city on the move, but also proud of its history and traditions.
Explore Yerevan's surroundings by going to The Monastery of Geghard (in Geghard), Vagharshapat (The Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots & Echmiadzin Monastery) and Garni Temple (in Garni). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, do a tasting at Tushpa Wine Cellar, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Armenian Genocide Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Yerevan sightseeing planning website.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Yerevan is an approximately 24-hour flight. Traveling from Buenos Aires to Yerevan, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Buenos Aires in March, expect Yerevan to be cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Areni.

Things to do in Yerevan

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Vagharshapat, Gyumri, Ararat Province, Garni, The Monastery of Geghard
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Walking tours
The Monastery of Geghard ©
The Monastery of Geghard

1
night
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): Head underground at T'rchuneri (Bird) Cave, learn about winemaking at Old Bridge Winery, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Noravank Gorge, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Noravank Monastery, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Astvatsatsin Church.

For ratings and other tourist information, use the Areni visit website.

Getting from Yerevan to Areni by car takes about 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Tatev.

Things to do in Areni

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Old Bridge Winery
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Noravank Gorge ©
Noravank Gorge
Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
Old Bridge Winery ©
Old Bridge Winery

1
night
Tatev

Tatev ©
Tatev is a village and rural community in the Syunik Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bgheno-Noravank Monastery, thenexplore the striking landscape at Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge), thentake a memorable ride with Wings of Tatev, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tatev Monastery.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Tatev trip planner.

Drive from Areni to Tatev in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Sevan.

Things to do in Tatev

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Syunik Province
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Tatev Monastery ©
Tatev Monastery
Wings of Tatev ©
Wings of Tatev
Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge) ©
Satanayi Kamurj (Satan's Bridge)

2
nights
Sevan

Sevan ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Monastery Sevanavank, pause for some photo ops at Leonid Yengibarov Monument, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kecharis Monastery, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Saint Harutyun Church, and finally get outside with Hayravank Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Memorial Museum of Orbeli Brothers, stop by Wine Store Tsaghkadzor, explore the activities along Lake Parz, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Haghartsin Monastery, thenappreciate the history behind Monument to the Heroes of the Film Mimino, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Sargis Chapel.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Sevan online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Tatev to Sevan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sevan

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Tsakhkadzor, Dilijan, Saint Sargis Chapel, Hayravank Monastery
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Haghartsin Monastery ©
Haghartsin Monastery
Kecharis Monastery ©
Kecharis Monastery
Hayravank Monastery ©
Hayravank Monastery

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